We are thrilled to introduce our new addition to the LiveBig team, Kelly Deslandes, a highly skilled Positive Behaviour Support Practitioner (Paediatric), serving the Eastern Melbourne catchment area.
Kelly comes from a highly experienced background, and she brings an abundance of knowledge to our Melbourne team, ensuring that we continue to deliver the best services to our valued clients.
Kelly holds a Bachelor of Psychology (honours) and a Masters of Education in Applied Behaviour Analysis, demonstrating her commitment to a deep understanding of her field. Her educational background and years of hands-on experience, lay a strong foundation for the exceptional care and support she provides.
Kelly’s commitment is evident through her extensive training portfolio. She excels in crisis intervention training, offering evidence-based techniques and verbal de-escalation skills to effectively manage challenging situations. As a certified trainer, she supports children between the ages of 2.5 to 13 years old and conducts intake skills assessments such as PEAK and VB-MAPP.
As a Positive Behaviour Support Practitioner, Kelly specialises in working with children aged 4 to 13 years old. She conducts functional analyses to develop comprehensive behaviour assessments and provides training and evaluations for behaviour support plans. Her skills extend to providing telephone crisis support and her completion of level 1 ABA therapist training further highlights her commitment to the wellbeing of her clients.
With Kelly Deslandes as part of our team, we are further committed to our mission of delivering personalised, high-quality care and support to the young individuals and families in the Eastern Melbourne region. We are confident that Kelly’s dedication and expertise will have a positive and lasting impact on our participants.
If you or someone you know could benefit from Kelly’s specialised skills and support, please do not hesitate to reach out to LiveBig, we are here to make the process of accessing support services simple. Kelly has immediate availability for appointments, for more information about our services, contact us today.